Mosby Nurse's Pocket Dictionary

Mosby Nurse's Pocket Dictionary

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Health care and nursing practice continue to change at a rapid pace, and nurses need access to up-to-date information from the many areas of nursing practice and other health care disciplines.
This pocket dictionary is the ideal companion to nursing practice and contains over 7000 relevant medical and nursing terms clearly defined together with 90 clear illustrations. In addition to this, it also includes several appendices of useful clinical reference material for easy access including normal values , nutritional guidelines and useful addresses. All of the entries have been reviewed and updated, and many of the particularly relevant issues such as research, quality and information technology have been expanded to reflect their importance in the changing health care environment.

Over 7000 entries
90 clear illustrations
useful appendices
revised and updated
pocket size



New terms included reflecting advances in medical and nursing care
Updated and expanded entries for research, quality, legal aspects and information technology
All appendices fully revised and updated
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Product details

  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 102 x 152 x 22mm | 179g
  • Mosby
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 33rd Revised edition
  • 0723433739
  • 9780723433736
  • 42,440

Table of contents

Preface. Acknowledgements. Comparative temperatures. A Guide to Pronunciation. Dictionary. Appendices: Code of Professional Conduct. Key Government reports and Acts of Parliament in health care 1994-2004. Prefixes and Suffixes. Chemical symbols and formulae commonly encountered in nursing practice. Units of measurement. Normal values. Observing and testing urine. Blood glucose monitoring (self-testing of diabetes mellitus). Nutrition. Useful web sources.
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